IESE 40under40 Awards: 2018

Celebrating IESE's rising entrepreneurs

A world to change. A mark to make.

IESE’s 40under40 celebrates the achievements of 40 of our alumni entrepreneurs and innovators who are making their mark and changing the world – and will continue to do so in the decades to come.

These are women and men who are creating the companies of today and tomorrow. Whatever the industry or sector, they are united in their dedication to doing something different.

Meet our 40under40.






New jobs


M€ capital raised


M€ annual revenue


Unicorn with $1B valuation

The Entrepreneurs

Awards Ceremony

The awards ceremony brought winners together for discussion, exchange and inspiration.

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The Jury

Lucas Carné

Lucas Carné

Co-founder, Privalia

Brian Cohen

Brian Cohen

Chairman, New York Angels

Jonathan Moules

Jonathan Moules

Journalist, The Financial Times

Pedro Nueno

Pedro Nueno

Professor, IESE Business School

Raimundo Sala

Raimundo Sala

General Manager, PayPal

Ignasi Salvador

Ignasi Salvador

Innovation Director, Celsa Group